Calla lily grow and care – geophyte of the genus Zantedeschia also known as Arum lily, Calla lily perennial plant can grow as deciduous in dry summer, evergreen in wet areas, used as ornamental drought tolerant cut flower plants, can grow in mediterranean, subtropics, tropics, desert climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 8+.
Leaves grow like on stems and look like little bit like elephant ear, in every group of leaves grow in the middle one flower.
Calla lily flower
Flower color white, in a shape of cone 0.5-1 m high, yellow (spadix) spike in the middle.
Calla lily for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Calla lily growing and care:
Heavy soil, also can grow in flooded soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Bulb/ Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes, Vegetative reproduction Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring / Summer / Autumn Recommended planting season? Slugs Pests and diseases: Pruning season: In the end of the flower season, dead leaf How to prune: Cut the leaves from the base Size of the plant: 0.5-1 m, 20-40 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Shade / Half Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring / Summer, not in dry place / Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Flower color white, shape of cone, yellow spike in the middle : Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Evergreen, Geophyte, Leaf plant
Drought tolerant plants, Floristry, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers